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Laughing in the face of adversity

How you handle adversity says more about you than you realize. There are millions of different sayings. “If life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” “When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” “True adversity brings out the best in … Continue reading

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Adventures On The Short Bus or How to Tick Off A Special Needs Kid’s Mom

It is 5pm, the phone rings and it’s the bus company.  We’re very sorry, but the morning bus driver is going to be out tomorrow.  We don’t have a substitute driver (thank you California budget crisis).  The bus that has … Continue reading

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Sundays with 60 Minutes

  When we were growing up, Sundays were all about family, but Sunday nights were all about 60 Minutes. Sunday morning would find members of our family out in search of the components for the Sunday brunch.   Bagels & bialys, … Continue reading

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2 texts at 4am equals 8 interrupted hours

I get 2 texts at 4:10 am this morning from the owner my company. Seems there is a break-in and the police are on their way.  He has tried calling the other manager and one of the guys who lives … Continue reading

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Go west middle-aged broad – Day 7

Morning on day 7 came with very little fanfare.  Animals are very keen to changes in the karma around them.  She had stopped eating last night so this morning’s walk was quick and easy. Trunk repacked for the last time.  … Continue reading

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Go west middle-aged broad – Day 5

“Get your … Ok, we all know the alarm clock drill.  We hush up mammy Yoakum and get to our morning chores. At this point the earlier hassles of trunk repacking are a memory, we have a system down now.  … Continue reading

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Go west middle-aged broad – Day 4

“Get your a** out of bed!” “Did you hear me?!?!  Get you’re a** out of bed!” “Get up! Get up!  We got stuff to do today!” THAT was our alarm ring tone for Day 4 on the road.  It got … Continue reading

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